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Verge Science is here to bring you the most up-to-date space news and analysis, whether it’s about the latest findings from NASA or comprehensive coverage of the next SpaceX rocket launch to the International Space Station. We’ll take you inside the discoveries of new exoplanets, space weather, space policy, and the booming commercial space industry.

Ingenuity’s flight on Mars is delayed again as NASA fixes a software bug

A robotic spacecraft just latched onto an active satellite in orbit

First flight test for NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter pushed to Wednesday

NASA seeks to put first person of color on the Moon in Artemis mission

OneWeb, SpaceX satellites dodged a potential collision in orbit

YouTuber records himself trespassing at SpaceX’s Starship facilities

NASA’s Mars copter survives brisk night alone in key pre-flight test

NASA’s Mars rover drops off Ingenuity helicopter ahead of historic flight

SpaceX rocket debris lands on man’s farm in Washington

Former NASA chief Jim Bridenstine joins satellite internet firm Viasat’s board

SpaceX is adding a glass dome on Crew Dragon for 360 views of space

SpaceX’s latest Starship landing attempt ends in destruction

Virgin Galactic unveils new SpaceShip III

OneWeb and SpaceX are racing to beam internet to the Arctic

SpaceX rocket debris creates a fantastic light show in the Pacific Northwest sky

New black hole image shows off vortex of magnetic chaos

NASA reveals flight zone for historic helicopter flight on Mars

NASA’s new Mars rover is about to spawn a tiny helicopter

Lego announces its biggest and most detailed Space Shuttle set yet

NASA’s future Moon rocket completes critical hot-fire test

Biden to tap former Senator Bill Nelson as NASA chief

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How a metal with a memory will shape our future on Mars

A metal that can move on its own will play a key role in NASA’s next voyage to Mars

Mars might be hiding most of its old water underground, scientists say

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches for a record ninth time bringing 60 more Starlink satellites into orbit

Trump’s Moon program survived a transfer of power, so what’s next?

Relax with the calming sound of NASA’s Perseverance firing lasers on Mars

Pivoting from NASA, Russia partners with China for lunar space station

SpaceX moves to beam Starlink internet into trucks, boats, and aircraft

NASA’s Perseverance rover scoots around on Mars for the first time

SpaceX lands Starship prototype for the first time — and then it blows up

Third time’s (almost) a charm

With ‘Starbase’ and a new Starlink factory, Musk deepens foray into Texas

Japanese billionaire is looking for eight people to join him for a Moon voyage on SpaceX rocket